Kei Furuichi

Senior Associate

Kei Furuichi

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Languages
Japanese

Contact Information

TEL
+81-3-6266-8966
FAX
+81-3-6266-8866

Practice Areas

Kei Furuichi:Awards

Awards
Lawyers from Mori Hamada & Matsumoto were included in the 13th edition of The Best Lawyers in Japan™ and the inaugural Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in Japan™
Awards
Top Rankings Received from The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2022
Awards
Lawyers from Mori Hamada & Matsumoto were included in the 12th edition of The Best Lawyers™ in Japan

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Kei Furuichi:News

Public Service
Masafumi Masuda, Kei Furuichi and Daisuke Tsuta became an adjunct lecturer in the Degree Programs in Business Sciences, Graduate School of Business Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba
Public Service
MHM developed a legal framework and provided legal assistance for NFT Art Charity Auctions held by Famiee that issues certificates verifying family relationships, including relationships between same-sex couples, utilizing blockchain technology
Public Service
MHM sponsored the Sixth Equality Gala hosted by Lawyers for LGBT & Allies Network (LLAN) and assisted with translation for the event

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Kei Furuichi:Newsletters

Fintech Newsletter - Publication of Cabinet Order and Cabinet Office Ordinance on the Revision of the Payment Services Act 2020 DownloadPDF
New Regulations on Payment and Settlement and Cross-Sectional Financial Services Intermediaries (The Amendment of the Payment Services Act and the Act on Sales, etc. of Financial Instruments) DownloadPDF

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Kei Furuichi:Seminars

Jan. 22, 2021 - Mar. 23, 2021External Seminars
"Legal Affairs for Digital Platform Businesses"
Dec. 17, 2020 - Jan. 18, 2021External Seminars
"Legal Affairs for Digital Platform Businesses"
Nov. 14, 2020External Seminars
"Seminar regarding the Current Status of LGBTQ Rights in Japan"

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Kei Furuichi:Publications

Magazine Article
"NFT Laws (Basic) - Expanding to Art, Sports, and Other Fields"
Book Article
"Legal Affairs for Platform Businesses [2nd ed.]"
Book
"Textbook for NFT: From Business, Blockchain, and Law to Accounting - The Future of NFT, When Digital Data Become Assets"

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Kei Furuichi:Other

Background

  • The University of Tokyo (LL.B., 2009)
  • The University of Tokyo, School of Law (J.D., 2011)
  • Seconded to Mizuho Securities Co., Ltd. (Investment Banking Division) (2015-2017)
  • The University of Chicago Law School (LL.M, 2018)
  • with Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP, London (2018-2019)

Major Activities

  • Deputy Director-General of Japan Association of Arbitrators (2013-2022)
  • Adjunct Lecturer in the Degree Programs in Business Sciences, Graduate School of Business Sciences, Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Tsukuba (2022-)

Bar Admissions

admitted in Japan, 2012; New York, 2019
Daini-Tokyo Bar Association

Other Qualifications

Fundamental Information Technology Engineer (2019)